US Department of Labor ____ ET HANDBOOK NO. 394


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Reimbursable Data
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NEW JERSEY
Taxable

STATE Employment and Wage Data
Average monthly covered employment Wages paid in covered employment during year
(in thousands)
Ratio of taxable to total wages Average weekly wage in covered employment
Total Taxable Total Taxable
(01)(02)(03)(04)(05)(06)(07)
1938 814,098 $1,135,831 $1,135,831 1.000 $26.83 $26.83
1939 886,043 $1,267,497 $1,267,497 1.000 $27.51 $27.51
1940 973,966 $1,491,746 $1,366,508 0.916 $29.45 $26.98
1941 1,127,483 $1,960,882 $1,798,326 0.917 $33.45 $30.67
1942 1,228,218 $2,591,711 $2,329,343 0.899 $40.58 $36.47
1943 1,297,404 $3,130,553 $2,760,014 0.882 $46.40 $40.91
1944 1,254,856 $3,281,441 $2,824,577 0.861 $50.29 $43.29
1945 1,138,403 $2,995,287 $2,596,448 0.867 $50.60 $43.86
1946 1,221,673 $3,243,368 $2,799,647 0.863 $51.05 $44.07
1947 1,281,488 $3,694,993 $3,088,777 0.836 $55.45 $46.35
1948 1,304,606 $4,048,456 $3,279,346 0.810 $59.68 $48.34
1949 1,238,627 $3,941,319 $3,150,787 0.799 $61.19 $48.92
1950 1,293,741 $4,335,118 $3,365,275 0.776 $64.44 $50.02
1951 1,393,889 $5,081,008 $3,774,443 0.743 $70.10 $52.07
1952 1,425,213 $5,510,935 $3,961,000 0.719 $74.36 $53.45
1953 1,465,548 $5,953,101 $4,148,828 0.697 $78.12 $54.44
1954 1,423,829 $5,904,797 $4,060,741 0.688 $79.75 $54.85
1955 1,452,340 $6,290,166 $4,192,129 0.666 $83.29 $55.51
1956 1,511,321 $6,856,254 $4,420,545 0.645 $87.24 $56.25
1957 1,528,503 $7,211,732 $4,499,238 0.624 $90.73 $56.61
1958 1,471,476 $7,128,801 $4,351,315 0.610 $93.17 $56.87
1959 1,519,219 $7,759,162 $4,566,027 0.588 $98.22 $57.80
1960 1,554,760 $8,160,142 $4,677,171 0.573 $100.93 $57.85
1961 1,556,600 $8,436,705 $4,717,858 0.559 $104.23 $58.29
1962 1,605,179 $9,022,062 $4,898,767 0.543 $108.09 $58.69
1963 1,621,346 $9,363,566 $4,985,815 0.532 $111.06 $59.14
1964 1,644,850 $9,910,474 $5,105,786 0.515 $115.87 $59.69
1965 1,715,063 $10,639,766 $5,370,002 0.505 $119.30 $60.21
1966 1,792,900 $11,543,095 $5,659,453 0.490 $123.81 $60.70
1967 1,833,482 $12,275,129 $5,853,031 0.477 $128.75 $61.39
1968 1,874,352 $13,291,828 $6,917,463 0.520 $136.37 $70.97
1969 2,025,694 $15,047,050 $7,561,908 0.503 $142.85 $71.79
1970 2,067,690 $16,243,579 $7,818,082 0.481 $151.08 $72.71
1971 2,045,727 $17,098,318 $7,827,964 0.458 $160.73 $73.59
1972 2,133,333 $18,796,138 $9,160,848 0.487 $169.44 $82.58
1973 2,206,704 $20,597,460 $9,617,857 0.467 $179.50 $83.82
1974 2,202,419 $22,094,634 $9,703,708 0.439 $192.92 $84.73
1975 2,087,263 $22,501,388 $10,137,478 0.451 $207.31 $93.40
1976 2,126,781 $24,372,676 $11,427,911 0.469 $220.38 $103.33
1977 2,182,470 $26,640,534 $12,483,518 0.469 $234.74 $110.00
1978 2,327,821 $30,298,748 $14,200,562 0.469 $250.31 $117.31
1979 2,399,685 $33,778,831 $15,671,116 0.464 $270.70 $125.59
1980 2,423,979 $37,292,579 $16,681,468 0.447 $295.86 $132.34
1981 2,450,294 $40,936,273 $18,186,200 0.444 $321.28 $142.73
1982 2,427,054 $43,592,560 $19,269,715 0.442 $345.41 $152.68
1983 2,506,030 $47,324,957 $21,051,029 0.445 $363.16 $161.54
1984 2,657,357 $52,933,775 $24,132,143 0.456 $383.07 $174.64
1985 2,723,895 $57,465,576 $26,157,758 0.455 $405.71 $184.67
1986 2,791,161 $62,322,144 $28,413,816 0.456 $429.39 $195.77
1987 2,886,919 $68,874,450 $31,129,472 0.452 $458.80 $207.36
1988 2,932,264 $75,726,298 $33,543,161 0.443 $496.64 $219.99
1989 2,955,256 $78,991,121 $35,633,309 0.451 $514.02 $231.88
1990 2,883,204 $81,786,757 $37,509,587 0.459 $545.51 $250.19
1991 2,723,829 $81,187,364 $36,839,011 0.454 $573.20 $260.09
1992 2,687,739 $85,718,763 $38,131,372 0.445 $613.32 $272.83
1993 2,722,345 $88,201,283 $40,206,488 0.456 $623.06 $284.02
1994 2,777,034 $91,569,141 $43,231,732 0.472 $634.11 $299.38
1995 2,819,736 $96,095,063 $44,633,905 0.464 $655.37 $304.41
1996 2,851,703 $101,439,163 $46,469,575 0.458 $684.07 $313.37
1997 2,929,015 $109,127,800 $49,180,931 0.451 $716.49 $322.90
1998 2,993,867 $119,232,896 $52,452,003 0.440 $765.88 $336.92
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NEW JERSEY
Taxable

STATE Financial data (in thousands)
Contributions collected Interest credited to trust fund Benefits Paid Reserves as of December 31 Federal loans to State reserve funds, balance as of end of year Net reserves, balance as of end of year Taxable wage base, year end
(01)(08)(09)(10)(11)(12)(13)(14)
1938 $35,524 $1,117 $66,691 $66,691
1939 $45,764 $1,998 $14,906 $99,547 $99,547
1940 $48,684 $2,841 $15,965 $130,839 $130,839 $3,000
1941 $61,685 $3,815 $15,171 $181,168 $181,168 $3,000
1942 $64,048 $4,830 $17,812 $232,235 $232,235 $3,000
1943 $76,959 $5,427 $5,196 $309,425 $309,425 $3,000
1944 $83,188 $6,614 $3,948 $395,280 $395,280 $3,000
1945 $72,093 $8,197 $36,442 $439,128 $439,128 $3,000
1946 $67,835 $8,181 $78,672 $436,471 $436,471 $3,000
1947 $86,901 $8,987 $55,936 $476,424 $476,424 $3,000
1948 $81,490 $9,955 $47,693 $470,175 $470,175 $3,000
1949 $35,510 $9,511 $87,390 $427,806 $427,806 $3,000
1950 $48,643 $8,921 $64,143 $421,227 $421,227 $3,000
1951 $63,737 $9,366 $43,844 $450,485 $450,485 $3,000
1952 $68,129 $10,228 $51,163 $477,680 $477,680 $3,000
1953 $77,246 $11,480 $59,757 $506,649 $506,649 $3,000
1954 $73,159 $11,388 $117,252 $473,944 $473,944 $3,000
1955 $74,157 $10,523 $94,793 $463,831 $463,831 $3,000
1956 $83,980 $10,902 $100,329 $459,766 $459,766 $3,000
1957 $89,151 $11,436 $123,410 $439,803 $439,803 $3,000
1958 $93,702 $10,168 $186,419 $358,592 $358,592 $3,000
1959 $102,049 $9,199 $126,155 $343,685 $343,685 $3,000
1960 $115,002 $9,983 $131,486 $337,183 $337,183 $3,000
1961 $124,783 $9,713 $149,807 $316,293 $316,293 $3,000
1962 $136,535 $9,521 $143,437 $318,911 $318,911 $3,000
1963 $134,287 $9,595 $161,947 $300,846 $300,846 $3,000
1964 $132,777 $9,634 $150,926 $292,330 $292,330 $3,000
1965 $138,223 $10,368 $124,163 $316,758 $316,758 $3,000
1966 $144,947 $12,434 $105,041 $369,135 $369,135 $3,000
1967 $144,899 $15,333 $118,616 $421,936 $421,936 $3,000
1968 $157,589 $17,839 $145,732 $452,600 $452,600 $3,600
1969 $170,848 $20,403 $161,662 $482,698 $482,698 $3,600
1970 $183,437 $23,037 $241,957 $447,697 $447,697 $3,600
1971 $186,696 $15,853 $332,879 $255,450 $255,450 $3,600
1972 $230,591 $8,128 $355,902 $137,728 $137,728 $4,200
1973 $338,273 $6,952 $319,844 $154,844 $154,844 $4,200
1974 $364,381 $5,855 $449,200 $41,056 $41,056 $4,200
1975 $374,803 $41 $651,407 $4,686 $352,200 $347,514 $4,800
1976 $429,738 $59 $525,897 $15,013 $497,200 $482,187 $5,400
1977 $516,052 $507,055 $69,330 $638,902 $569,572 $5,800
1978 $589,044 $515,166 $147,659 $694,928 $547,243 $6,200
1979 $643,206 $550,876 $144,550 $651,928 $507,378 $6,600
1980 $660,539 $675,735 $155,971 $651,928 $495,957 $6,900
1981 $691,321 $659,689 $190,311 $612,449 $422,138 $7,500
1982 $718,109 $806,780 $97,363 $520,720 $423,357 $8,200
1983 $759,008 $688,197 $189,988 $422,339 $232,350 $8,800
1984 $885,751 $8,017 $597,952 $499,961 $320,382 $179,579 $9,600
1985 $1,007,712 $52,293 $641,316 $769,221 $769,221 $10,100
1986 $1,017,801 $96,564 $629,865 $1,259,802 $1,259,802 $10,700
1987 $979,355 $136,090 $543,012 $1,824,173 $1,824,173 $11,300
1988 $954,134 $176,371 $581,425 $2,364,546 $2,364,546 $12,000
1989 $918,875 $225,411 $719,601 $2,794,979 $2,794,979 $12,800
1990 $864,550 $247,985 $1,026,406 $2,897,131 $2,897,131 $13,900
1991 $939,757 $230,061 $1,488,130 $2,564,278 $2,564,278 $14,400
1992 $1,032,651 $189,211 $1,348,482 $2,439,970 $2,439,970 $15,300
1993 $585,676 $157,052 $1,193,610 $1,965,236 $1,965,236 $16,100
1994 $1,012,569 $126,083 $1,200,550 $1,947,033 $1,947,033 $17,200
1995 $1,115,631 $132,133 $1,253,780 $1,987,790 $1,987,790 $17,600
1996 $1,365,323 $141,897 $1,356,510 $2,028,818 $2,028,818 $18,000
1997 $1,333,538 $146,679 $1,059,563 $2,384,916 $2,384,916 $18,600
1998 $1,199,061 $171,059 $1,030,756 $2,676,386 $2,676,386 $19,300
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NEW JERSEY
Taxable

STATE significant measures
Percent of total wages Average employer tax rate as a percent of taxable wages Reserve ratio (percent of total wages) as multiple of highest 12-month benefit cost rate
Contributions collected Benefits paid Average employer tax rate Reserve Ratio High Cost Multiple
Rate 12 mos. ending
(01)(15)(16)(17)(18)(19)(20)(21) (22)
1938 3.13 0.00 2.68 2.68 5.87 0.00 0.00
1939 3.61 1.18 2.66 2.66 7.85 0.00 0.00
1940 3.26 1.07 2.47 2.70 8.77 0.00 0.00
1941 3.15 0.77 2.48 2.70 9.24 0.00 0.00
1942 2.47 0.69 1.47 1.64 8.96 0.00 0.00
1943 2.46 0.17 1.65 1.87 9.88 0.00 0.00
1944 2.54 0.12 1.59 1.85 12.05 0.00 0.00
1945 2.41 1.22 1.40 1.62 14.66 0.00 0.00
1946 2.09 2.43 1.42 1.65 13.46 0.00 0.00
1947 2.35 1.51 1.53 1.83 12.89 0.00 0.00
1948 2.01 1.18 1.24 1.54 11.61 0.00 0.00
1949 0.90 2.22 0.87 1.09 10.85 0.00 0.00
1950 1.12 1.48 0.98 1.26 9.72 0.00 0.00
1951 1.25 0.86 1.07 1.44 8.87 0.00 0.00
1952 1.24 0.93 1.07 1.49 8.67 0.00 0.00
1953 1.30 1.00 1.11 1.59 8.51 0.00 0.00
1954 1.24 1.99 1.05 1.52 8.03 0.00 0.00
1955 1.18 1.51 1.03 1.54 7.37 0.00 0.00
1956 1.22 1.46 1.06 1.64 6.71 0.00 0.00
1957 1.24 1.71 1.08 1.73 6.10 0.00 0.00
1958 1.31 2.62 1.16 1.90 5.03 0.00 0.00
1959 1.32 1.63 1.18 2.00 4.43 0.00 0.00
1960 1.41 1.61 1.26 2.20 4.13 0.00 0.00
1961 1.48 1.78 1.36 2.43 3.75 0.00 0.00
1962 1.51 1.59 1.37 2.53 3.53 0.00 0.00
1963 1.43 1.73 1.29 2.43 3.21 0.00 0.00
1964 1.34 1.52 1.21 2.36 2.95 0.00 0.00
1965 1.30 1.17 1.18 2.33 2.98 0.00 0.00
1966 1.26 0.91 1.12 2.29 3.20 0.00 0.00
1967 1.18 0.97 1.05 2.20 3.44 0.00 0.00
1968 1.19 1.10 1.07 2.07 3.41 0.00 0.00
1969 1.14 1.07 1.04 2.06 3.21 0.00 0.00
1970 1.13 1.49 1.04 2.15 2.76 0.00 0.00
1971 1.09 1.95 1.07 2.34 1.49 2.63 NOV 58 0.57
1972 1.23 1.89 1.15 2.37 0.73 2.63 NOV 58 0.28
1973 1.64 1.55 1.57 3.35 0.75 2.63 NOV 58 0.29
1974 1.65 2.03 1.52 3.46 0.19 2.63 NOV 58 0.07
1975 1.67 2.89 1.48 3.28 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1976 1.76 2.16 1.60 3.42 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1977 1.94 1.90 1.75 3.73 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1978 1.94 1.70 1.76 3.74 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1979 1.90 1.63 1.70 3.66 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1980 1.77 1.81 1.54 3.45 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1981 1.69 1.61 1.47 3.30 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1982 1.65 1.85 1.42 3.20 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1983 1.60 1.45 1.40 3.15 0.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.00
1984 1.67 1.13 1.49 3.27 0.34 3.33 DEC 75 0.10
1985 1.75 1.12 1.52 3.34 1.34 3.33 DEC 75 0.40
1986 1.63 1.01 1.36 2.98 2.02 3.33 DEC 75 0.61
1987 1.42 0.79 1.09 2.41 2.65 3.33 DEC 75 0.80
1988 1.26 0.77 0.95 2.14 3.12 3.33 DEC 75 0.94
1989 1.16 0.91 0.91 2.03 3.54 3.33 DEC 75 1.06
1990 1.06 1.25 0.83 1.82 3.54 3.33 DEC 75 1.06
1991 1.16 1.83 0.85 1.87 3.16 3.33 DEC 75 0.95
1992 1.20 1.57 0.90 2.03 2.85 3.33 DEC 75 0.86
1993 0.66 1.35 0.51 1.13 2.23 3.33 DEC 75 0.67
1994 1.11 1.31 0.83 1.76 2.13 3.33 DEC 75 0.64
1995 1.16 1.30 0.87 1.88 2.07 3.33 DEC 75 0.62
1996 1.35 1.34 1.16 2.53 2.00 3.33 DEC 75 0.60
1997 1.22 0.97 1.14 2.54 2.19 3.33 DEC 75 0.66
1998 1.01 0.86 0.96 2.18 2.24 3.33 DEC 75 0.67
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NEW JERSEY
Taxable and Reimbursable

STATE Claims data Average weekly benefit
Number of first payments Weeks compensated for all unemployment Caimants exhausting benefits Average duration (in weeks) Weekly insured unemployed Amount Ratio to average weekly total wage
Number % of first payments Potential Actual Actual for exhaustees Average number Percent of cov. employ.
(01)(23)(24)(25)(26)(27)(28)(29)(30)(31)(32) (33)
1938 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $0.00 0.000
1939 1,540,610 110,954 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $9.68 0.352
1940 203,963 1,689,094 123,767 60.2 0.0 8.3 0.0 0.0 $9.46 0.321
1941 176,818 1,408,446 83,222 52.0 0.0 8.0 9.1 0.0 $11.26 0.337
1942 163,722 1,421,362 72,302 37.5 0.0 8.7 10.5 0.0 $13.50 0.333
1943 46,734 365,816 15,407 27.6 0.0 7.8 10.1 0.0 $15.23 0.328
1944 36,043 255,395 7,462 21.5 0.0 7.1 10.8 0.0 $16.41 0.326
1945 206,802 1,833,177 14,477 16.5 0.0 8.9 11.7 0.0 $20.27 0.401
1946 221,722 3,907,788 128,088 42.9 21.5 17.6 20.0 0.0 $20.39 0.399
1947 232,021 2,930,229 86,230 35.7 20.4 12.6 19.4 57,528 4.4 $19.51 0.352
1948 207,941 2,468,635 62,871 30.2 21.5 11.9 18.4 49,692 3.8 $19.91 0.334
1949 330,228 4,332,876 87,586 28.8 23.0 13.1 20.3 85,840 6.9 $20.73 0.339
1950 233,120 3,206,204 76,978 29.2 21.6 13.8 20.2 64,116 4.9 $20.77 0.322
1951 199,043 2,022,477 41,751 21.7 21.4 10.2 17.7 44,087 3.1 $22.85 0.326
1952 216,207 2,207,138 41,228 18.4 22.0 10.2 18.0 45,214 3.1 $24.24 0.326
1953 210,787 2,251,819 36,393 18.8 0.0 10.7 19.9 46,164 3.1 $27.57 0.353
1954 294,288 4,229,915 78,990 27.5 23.7 14.4 22.3 83,105 5.8 $28.49 0.357
1955 227,322 3,401,385 73,752 30.9 23.7 15.0 22.3 66,528 4.5 $28.51 0.342
1956 256,851 3,313,293 61,701 24.3 23.5 12.9 21.3 67,025 4.4 $31.15 0.357
1957 300,499 4,008,362 78,330 28.3 23.6 13.4 21.3 79,591 5.2 $32.12 0.354
1958 368,840 5,885,889 139,166 36.8 23.7 16.0 22.1 115,774 7.8 $32.63 0.350
1959 288,875 4,038,197 94,640 33.3 23.3 14.0 21.5 81,493 5.3 $32.40 0.330
1960 302,724 4,195,409 89,282 30.5 23.5 13.9 21.1 85,092 5.4 $32.49 0.322
1961 311,414 4,619,267 108,061 32.5 23.6 14.8 21.7 93,811 6.0 $33.60 0.322
1962 290,829 3,911,303 80,015 28.7 23.3 13.4 20.9 80,324 5.0 $38.22 0.354
1963 312,787 4,291,970 88,902 27.6 23.5 13.7 21.0 86,370 5.3 $39.27 0.354
1964 285,693 3,955,523 86,939 28.7 23.5 13.8 21.4 78,921 4.8 $39.70 0.343
1965 254,682 3,240,642 64,961 24.6 23.6 12.7 21.1 64,676 3.7 $39.98 0.335
1966 228,654 2,702,576 50,245 21.3 23.4 11.8 21.0 53,998 3.0 $40.57 0.328
1967 244,180 2,990,627 54,502 22.7 23.8 12.2 20.8 59,584 3.2 $41.26 0.320
1968 241,391 3,043,352 56,230 23.5 23.8 12.6 21.6 61,059 3.2 $49.74 0.365
1969 236,146 3,067,339 57,228 24.3 23.6 13.0 21.3 61,731 3.0 $54.88 0.384
1970 265,343 4,311,623 62,594 25.4 23.7 16.2 21.8 86,367 4.1 $58.33 0.386
1971 350,000 5,548,418 127,643 39.9 23.7 15.9 22.3 112,145 5.5 $63.75 0.397
1972 326,936 4,972,486 124,168 66.0 22.3 15.2 21.9 104,000 4.7 $65.11 0.385
1973 351,108 4,841,971 116,488 35.5 23.3 13.8 21.7 100,507 4.3 $68.09 0.381
1974 449,826 6,271,700 156,688 41.2 23.3 13.9 22.0 131,136 5.7 $73.89 0.385
1975 475,986 8,850,500 232,341 43.4 24.2 18.6 21.9 178,813 8.1 $75.53 0.366
1976 414,036 6,934,800 198,924 49.6 24.5 16.7 21.8 141,037 6.3 $77.72 0.354
1977 371,422 6,362,200 178,566 43.6 23.9 17.1 21.8 125,629 5.4 $83.16 0.356
1978 337,608 6,012,900 133,743 40.7 23.3 17.8 21.8 117,771 4.2 $87.68 0.357
1979 400,665 6,447,770 145,496 39.5 23.4 16.1 22.1 125,986 4.3 $93.39 0.352
1980 424,177 6,837,440 157,343 37.9 23.3 16.1 22.0 136,642 4.7 $100.69 0.348
1981 429,744 6,411,500 164,231 39.4 23.2 14.9 21.8 126,182 4.3 $106.08 0.338
1982 417,986 6,962,400 199,159 45.9 23.2 16.7 21.8 138,838 4.7 $120.09 0.353
1983 342,641 5,742,600 172,426 43.9 23.0 16.8 21.7 115,056 3.8 $125.54 0.351
1984 298,544 4,766,484 145,805 46.9 23.1 16.0 21.2 94,211 3.0 $133.57 0.353
1985 298,873 4,696,699 115,706 39.0 23.7 15.7 22.4 93,724 2.9 $147.04 0.366
1986 267,793 4,262,469 107,024 36.8 23.9 15.9 22.7 85,863 2.6 $157.31 0.369
1987 234,111 3,540,532 84,996 34.0 23.8 15.1 22.4 71,187 2.1 $167.79 0.368
1988 238,880 3,474,150 77,912 33.3 23.9 14.5 22.5 70,510 2.0 $179.84 0.364
1989 267,941 4,004,928 88,531 36.0 24.0 14.9 22.8 81,433 2.3 $192.45 0.375
1990 325,056 5,180,033 120,546 41.0 24.1 15.9 23.1 104,573 3.0 $206.98 0.380
1991 372,706 6,728,444 182,443 50.7 23.9 18.1 23.2 135,639 4.1 $217.59 0.379
1992 339,837 6,512,468 201,575 55.7 23.8 19.2 23.2 131,724 4.0 $224.88 0.366
1993 287,089 5,346,895 164,930 54.5 23.7 18.6 23.2 109,915 3.3 $233.70 0.374
1994 297,723 5,257,932 148,434 49.7 23.7 17.7 23.0 106,836 3.2 $245.61 0.384
1995 306,687 5,219,931 137,603 46.6 23.7 17.0 22.9 106,802 3.1 $252.63 0.382
1996 312,370 5,421,601 146,952 46.9 23.8 17.4 22.5 110,612 3.2 $254.84 0.370
1997 282,924 4,691,715 125,966 42.8 23.2 16.6 22.1 96,114 2.7 $258.50 0.360
1998 265,724 4,377,676 112,321 41.3 23.3 16.5 21.9 90,668 2.5 $265.66 0.338
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NEW JERSEY
Reimbursable

STATE Average monthly covered employment Total wages (in thousands) Average weekly wage in total covered employment Benefits paid (in thousands)
Total Public Nonprofit Total Public Nonprofit Total Public Nonprofit
(01)(34)(35)(36)(37)(38)(39)(40) (41) (42) (43)
1972 76,431 22,974 53,457 634,502 253,156 381,346 $159.65 943 315 628
1973 106,493 25,066 81,427 893,384 288,809 604,575 $161.33 3,191 898 2,293
1974 113,988 26,545 87,443 996,696 305,548 691,148 $168.15 5,071 1,401 3,670
1975 117,723 25,853 91,870 1,139,215 323,340 815,875 $186.10 7,551 2,247 5,304
1976 120,592 25,641 94,951 1,252,243 346,426 905,817 $199.69 9,352 2,725 6,627
1977 124,023 26,326 97,697 1,370,011 373,552 996,459 $212.43 9,647 2,481 7,166
1978 475,593 365,930 109,663 5,504,555 4,344,424 1,160,132 $222.58 12,178 2,843 9,335
1979 502,498 379,980 122,518 6,266,802 4,938,368 1,328,434 $239.83 36,621 6,729 29,892
1980 509,098 381,214 127,884 6,847,673 5,325,786 1,521,886 $258.67
1981 509,850 378,612 131,238 7,407,381 5,693,666 1,713,715 $279.40
1982 502,236 370,923 131,313 8,175,723 6,269,305 1,906,418 $313.05
1983 507,985 371,498 136,487 8,777,477 6,675,418 2,102,059 $332.29 10,718 8,678 2,040
1984 524,846 383,024 141,822 9,638,273 7,317,136 2,321,137 $353.15 16,671 12,733 3,939
1985 529,812 383,785 146,027 10,524,255 7,974,879 2,549,376 $382.00 31,972 23,528 8,445
1986 538,598 389,162 149,436 11,541,481 8,743,799 2,797,682 $412.09 21,821 16,356 5,465
1987 548,361 396,407 151,954 12,632,735 9,619,266 3,013,469 $443.02 28,939 18,733 10,206
1988 566,391 407,571 158,820 14,065,977 10,640,030 3,425,947 $477.58 23,582 18,048 5,534
1989 579,065 413,137 165,928 15,361,816 11,499,171 3,862,645 $510.17 28,255 21,147 7,108
1990 595,211 420,282 174,929 16,811,133 12,489,816 4,321,316 $543.15 25,412 18,762 6,650
1991 601,589 420,411 181,178 18,068,173 13,244,758 4,823,415 $577.58 52,526 41,400 11,126
1992 604,359 416,533 187,826 19,343,727 14,051,540 5,292,187 $615.52 59,374 46,787 12,588
1993 608,355 416,699 191,656 20,125,399 14,572,729 5,552,670 $636.19 56,497 42,458 14,039
1994 614,235 420,479 193,756 21,253,062 15,456,219 5,796,843 $665.40 48,319 36,502 11,817
1995 614,408 421,637 192,771 22,049,858 16,079,908 5,969,950 $690.15 26,849 18,496 8,353
1996 616,235 416,711 199,524 22,659,680 16,342,016 6,317,664 $707.14 110,825 82,252 28,573
1998 582,586 387,573 195,012 27,035,765 20,681,437 6,354,328 $892.43 61,249 44,833 16,416
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NEW JERSEY
FEDERAL-STATE EXTENDED BENEFITS UNDER PUBLIC LAW 91-373

STATE Financial data (in thousands) Claims data
Total extended benefits paid State share of extended benefits paid Federal share of extended benefits paid Federal share of regular benefits paid Number of first payments Weeks compensated for all unemployment Number of claimants exhausting benefits Average weekly benefit amount Average compensable duration (actual)
(01)(44)(45)(46)(47)(48)(49)(50) (51) (52)
1971 $74,742 $37,371 $37,371 132,657 1,226,799 28,260 60 9.2
1972 $62,864 $31,432 $31,432 117,986 958,581 68,339 66 8.1
1973 $63,752 $31,876 $31,876 83,925 797,562 40,400 80 9.5
1974 $91,544 $45,772 $45,772 105,069 0 11.2
1975 $197,914 $98,957 $98,957 78,650 1,476,625 118,820 76 18.8
1976 $168,204 $84,102 $84,102 125,169 2,171,700 179,312 78 17.4
1977 $152,544 $76,272 $76,272 123,518 1,855,650 169,924 83 15.0
1978 $130,566 $65,283 $65,283 120,279 1,457,730 117,352 91 12.1
1979 $129,789 $64,906 $64,883 105,388 1,341,658 104,021 98 12.7
1980 $135,501 $67,765 $67,736 137,543 1,225,090 91,731 112 8.9
1981 $99,040 $49,539 $49,501 96,785 948,080 78,128 91 9.8
1982 $74,344 $41,207 $33,137 57,745 673,090 55,488 112 11.7
1983 $322 $67 $254 24 176 17 107 7.3
1984 $175 $128 $47 0 0.0
1985 $690 $177 $512 0 0.0
1986 $1,601 $34 $1,567 0 0.0
1987 $998 $20 $978 0 0.0
1988 $246 $1 $246 $12.00 0 0.0
1989 $151 $151 0 0.0
1990 $155 $155 0 0.0
1991 $360 $360 0 0.0
1992 $394 $394 0 0.0
1993 $93 $93 0 0.0
1994 $24 $24 0 0.0
1995 $2 $2 0 0.0
1996 $32 $32 0 0.0
1997 $20 $20 0 0.0
1998 0 0.0
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